There has been a lot of talk about Christensen’s prediction on half of schools closing in a decade without much real data . . . until now.
Business & Economics
The "Business & Economics" category covers the business aspects of ed tech, including the financial health and business models of individual companies, economic aspects of selling in education that shape the available offerings, and coverage of markets and investment.
Blackboard just improved their debt situation by selling off Transact. Also, most ed tech companies aren’t great at PR.
Instructure is not the same company it was just a year or two ago. Thanks to public reporting, the changes are out in the open.
Moodle HQ more aggressively pushing into pro-ed market with Moodle Workplace with a change in how open source code is deployed (hint, it’s not universally available).
Blackboard shares news with e-Literate about Learn SaaS and company updates.